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Policy and Regulatory Assistance in Asia and the Pacific

Project No 9RAS08026
Title Policy and Regulatory Assistance in Asia and the Pacific
Description In the Asia Pacific region, the ITU is presently implementing the five regional initiatives developed during WTDC'06 on (ASP RI1) Telecommunication/ICT Policy and Regulatory Cooperation in the Asia Pacific Region, (ASP RI2) Rural Communications - Infrastructure Development (ASP RI3) NGN Planning (ASP RI4) Unique Telecommunications/ICT needs of Pacific Islands and Small Island Developing States (SIDS) and (ASP RI5) Strengthening the collaboration between ITU-T and ITU-D.
This project focuses primarly on implementing the Regional Initiatives ASP RI1 and ASP RI4 by organising trainings, workshops and providing direct country assistances in response to specific ICT related needs. To implement activities that would work towards addressing these needs, the Department of Broadband Communications and the Digital Economy (DBCDE) and the ITU have signed an MoU wherein a contribution of CHF 591,000 has been made by DBCDE. This project document details the activities.
Status Closed
Time Frame From 1/9/2008 To 31/10/2009
Funding Funded
ITU Project Management Team KIM, E.-J. Mrs.
Implementing Agency ITU
Relation to the WSIS Action Lines
C06Enabling environment
Financial Scale (CHF) 500'000 - 1'000'000